NCAA Game Summary - Ole Miss at LSU
(Saturday, March 9)
Final Score: Ole Miss 81, LSU 67
Baton Rouge, LA (Sports Network) - Marshall Henderson tallied 22 points and five assists as the Ole Miss Rebels routed LSU, 81-67, in an SEC tilt at the Maravich Center.
Murphy Holloway had 16 points and right rebounds for Ole Miss (23-8, 12-6 SEC) while Jarvis Summers filled the stat sheet with 15 points, six assists and five rebounds. Nick Williams shot 5-of-6 for 11 points as Ole Miss won its last two regular season games.
Johnny O'Bryant registered 17 points and 12 rebounds for LSU (18-11, 9-9) and has now corralled at least eight rebounds in nine straight games. Andre Stringer paced the Tigers with 18 points while Anthony Hickey chipped in 10 points.
Ole Miss finished the first half on a 23-9 run after trailing by one midway through the period. Holloway had 14 points on 7-of-10 shooting to lead the Rebels, who shot 54.3 percent from the field in the first half and took a 43-30 advantage into the locker rooms.
The Rebels attacked the basket in the second half and made 12-of-16 from the free-throw line while maintaining its hot shooting from the floor with 50 percent as a team.
Ole Miss outscored LSU in the paint, 36-20.
03/09 17:48:57 ET